Benidorm - had to be done.

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  1. The Dude

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    Felt we had to do it at least once, thought we'd hate it but we're pleasantly surprised. Villasol is a nice site and we've managed to bag a sunny pitch in the 600s near other Funsters (yay! :)). Had a walk into the centre yesterday and were surprised at how busy it was, but also how clean and how polite the drivers are (quite important for us given that we have a little motorbike to get about on) although you have to be a bit careful of the mobility scooters. All in all very happy to stay here for a few days.
    Nice one Benni. (y)
     
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  2. Judge Mental

    Judge Mental Funster Deceased RIP

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    Drive down the coast and it will be deserted....have fun
     
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  3. funflair

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    Hi Mark

    You are still a few days ahead of us, we should arrive tomorrow but plan on getting into cap Blanche at Albir to catch up with friends, if you are passing have a look in and say hello.

    If we are out and about we will call into Villasol and see who is there, stayed there two years ago, nice position.

    Martin
     
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  4. PhilandMena

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    Nothing wrong with Beni.
     
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  5. Snowbird

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    Am flying back into the affray tomorrow after a months R&R back in the UK. Cant wait as I got up this morning and its bloody snowing here.
     
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  6. Allan & Loren

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    Never been to benidorm but neighbours do quite a lot for winter sun and say same as you. We've got heavy snow fall this morning so gonna be a cold one and heavy enough to stick I think.
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  7. busby

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    Something for everyone in Benidorm and the surrounding area,,lovely beaches, beautiful mountains ,,super restaurants of any cuisine you can think of and an excellent climate. Perfect winter holiday area. BUSBY:):)
     
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    We tried Beni last year for the first time on our way home from Morocco.
    Loved it!
     
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    I HATE IT. !!!!!!!!!!!!

    NEVER EVER GOING AGAIN..........
     
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  10. Jim

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    Is Roy's Bar aware of your impending return, they'll need to pop to the cash and carry :)
     
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    Do I detect a little hint of Jealousy there sir @Jim , not even a smidgen?
     
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    No I stocked up with Spanish Gin before we left 16L at €8 a litre. The other night we did a blind taste test with this and some Hendricks, out of 6 of us, 4 preferred the Spanish :)
     
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    Nowt wrong the Larios (y).
     
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  14. Judge Mental

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    Yeah!!! nudge nudge wink wink:)
     
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  15. mickyc

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    Benidorm made me ill

    Twice :drinks::hugs::sun::pop::gum:
     
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    Ooh Steve, you little liar, your pants are on fire ! We know different ha ha ,! We are here now mate
     
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    4.20€/Litre here in 2L containers. Or bring your own & they'll fill it.:)
     
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    Nothing like a 5 am English breakfast, with wine, at John & Josephs to settle the stomach.
     
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    I get ill twice a week here. ;-)
     
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    Not feeling very well myself today !! :rofl:
    Cheers
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